Refuse and recycling - containers and stickers

Containers, Bags and Stickers - Pricing

If you would like to change your existing cart size or begin using carts (vs. stickers), please contact Lakeshore Recycling at 630.581.8650 or StCharles@LRSrecycles.com.

ServiceCost
refuse/yard waste stickerRefuse/Yard Waste Sticker
> Where to buy
$2.60
half refuse bag

Half Refuse Bag (20 gal)
> Where to buy

$2.00
65 gallon recycling toter65 Gal. Recycling Toter0
35 gallon refuse toter35 Gal. Refuse Rental/Month$17.25
65 gallon refuse toter65 Gal. Refuse Rental/Month$18.25
95 gallon refuse toter95 Gal. Refuse Rental/Month$19.25
65 gallon yard waste toter65 Gal. Yard Waste Rental/Month$25.00
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updated Sep 11, 2018

FAQs

Carts and Toters

Change cart sizes

To change cart sizes, please contact Lakeshore Recycling Systems at 630.581.8650 or StCharles@LRSrecycles.com.

Service and Contacts

How can I learn more about the new company and services?

Lakeshore Recycling Systems is the new refuse & recycling contractor for residents within St. Charles city limits.

Lakeshore has mailed information out to every resident regarding services and pricing. More information is at https://www.stcharlesil.gov/services/refuse.

 

Report garbage or recycling has not been picked up

To report that garbage and/or recycling has not been picked up,

Schedule

Schedule - Curbside Refuse and Recycling Pickup

The Curbside Refuse Pick Up Schedule is as follows for residents living within the city limits of St. Charles:

Residents living east of the river: Monday collection

Residents living west of the river: Tuesday collection

Refuse collection holidays are as follows:

  • New Year's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • July 4
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • Christmas

When scheduled collection falls on one of these holidays, collections are delayed by one day for the remainder of the week.

More details about services and costs are also on the Lakeshore Recycling Systems website at https://www.lrsrecycles.com/stcharles/.

Stickers and Bags

Where to Buy Waste Stickers and Bags

Stickers for yardwaste bags/refuse and half-refuse bags (20 gallon) can be purchased at the following locations:

DG Ace Hardware (waste stickers only), 2650 E. Main Street  
Meijer Foods (waste stickers only), 855 S. Randall Rd.
Ace Hardware (waste stickers only), 617 W. State St. (Geneva)  
Jewel Foods (waste stickers & half-refuse bags), 652 Kirk Rd.
Blue Goose Grocery (waste stickers & half-refuse bags), 300 S. 2nd Street  
Jewel Foods (waste stickers & half-refuse bags), 2073 Prairie St.
Jewel Foods (waste stickers only), 375 Randall Rd. (South Elgin)

Walgreens on Peck Road

City Hall (waste stickers & half-refuse bags), 2 E. Main Street  

Pricing Information

  • Lakeshore Recycling Stickers may be purchased for $2.60 each; Half-Refuse bags are $2.00 each

Lakeshore Recycling Systems has more information about pricing and services on its website.